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BCPS Superintendent Robert W. Runcie to Welcome Students & Staff Back to School on Monday, 9/18/17

Sunday, September 17, 2017
Broward County Public Schools (BCPS) looks forward to reopening on Monday, September 18, 2017, following Hurricane Irma. Superintendent Robert W. Runcie will visit several schools on Monday to welcome students and staff back to school. 
The District is committed to providing safe learning and working environments, and staff has worked diligently to address critical needs. Recovery efforts are ongoing as the District continues to transition to normal operations. We appreciate the support of all of our students, families and employees, as together we work to make our reopening of schools a success.
The Superintendent’s school visits on Monday, September 18, 2017, include Pasadena Lakes Elementary School, Western High School, Piper High School, Westglades Middle School, Cross Creek School Center, Northeast High School and Driftwood Middle School. The Superintendent’s schedule is subject to change. 
Media are invited to join the Superintendent for the visit at Pasadena Lakes Elementary School, located at 8801 Pasadena Boulevard in Pembroke Pines, FL, 33024, at
7:45 – 8:30 a.m.
“Committed to educating all students to reach their highest potential.”

Broward County Public Schools (BCPS) is the sixth largest school district in the nation and the second largest in the state of Florida. BCPS is Florida’s first fully accredited school system since 1962. BCPS has over 271,000 students and approximately 175,000 adult students in 236 schools, centers and technical colleges, and 93 charter schools. BCPS serves a diverse student population, with students representing 208 different countries and 181 different languages. To learn more, visit browardschools.com. Follow BCPS on Twitter @browardschools and Facebook at facebook.com/browardschools